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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 19:01:00 +0000
Are enterprises really ready for AI? Businesses are facing setbacks around AI adoption -- with over half feeling that they are not prepared to effectively use AI technologies in their organisations.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:42:00 +0000
Omnicharge: The ultimate power bank for your most expensive mobile gadgets It’s pricey, sure -- but so is the device you’re charging. Do you really want to risk a $1,000 phone or tablet on a $50 battery pack?

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:15:00 +0000
If Facebook worked... we wouldn't be in this mess Revenues from subscriptions rather than from advertising would improve Facebook and silence critics.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:13:00 +0000
Google Assistant now lets you send and request money from your contacts In the coming months, users will be able to send or request money via voice-activated speakers like Google Home.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:05:34 +0000
Can these minimalist phones save us from our smartphone obsession? Approaches include a smaller smartphone, an attractively designed minimalist phone, and bringing more sophisticated apps to feature phones.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:01:10 +0000
Cryptocurrency mining malware uses five-year old vulnerability to mine Monero on Linux servers Hackers are targeting accessible x86-64 Linux web servers around the world.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:00:20 +0000
Autodesk combines 7 toolsets into one new version of AutoCAD After fine-tuning different professional AutoCAD verticals for decades, the latest release includes access to 750,000 different features and functionalities.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:58:00 +0000
iOS 11.3 is coming: Get your iPhone and iPad ready for the upgrade Here's what you need to do to make sure that your upgrade goes smoothly and you don't lose any data.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:30:21 +0000
GitLab makes CI/CD tools available for GitHub repositories The integration follows GitLab's acquisition of Gemnasium, a security testing firm that has several customers using GitHub.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:29:00 +0000
Water data is the new oil: Using data to preserve water Data and water do mix apparently. Using data and analytics can lead to great benefits in water preservation.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 15:22:00 +0000
I'm held hostage by my iPhone, but I'm planning to make a break for freedom Spending a four-figure sum on a smartphone that doesn't last three years is losing its appeal.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:51:00 +0000
Microsoft bullish on Congress' inclusion of CLOUD Act in funding bill Now that the CLOUD Act has been added to a U.S. government spending bill, resolution over the government's role in cross-border data privacy may be a step closer to resolution.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:22:00 +0000
Hate noisy autoplaying videos? Google Chrome will finally block them by default Next month, Chrome will start to block autoplaying videos with unmuted audio.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:01:00 +0000
Google confirms Pixel XL charging problem Google confirms that a charging bug affecting the original Google Pixel XL with Android Oreo 8.1 will be fixed in the coming weeks.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:45:07 +0000
Mozilla pulls Facebook advertising after Cambridge Analytica scandal The browser maker takes issue with Facebook's default privacy settings.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:23:00 +0000
Dear Apple: iOS is now a toxic hellstew You know what they say about karma.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:21:04 +0000
Best Buy dumps Huawei: What trade war fallout hits the tech sector next? Huawei is losing its biggest retail distribution partner as its Android devices lose out on any U.S. opportunity. Here's a look at Best Buy dropping Huawei in context of the broader U.S.-China trade war.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:14:00 +0000
MIT unveils SoFi: This Nintendo-controlled underwater drone swims like a fish MIT's robot could give marine biologists a less distracting way of capturing up-close footage of sea life.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 13:00:19 +0000
Cloudflare's free network monitoring mobile SDK open to all developers The new solution can be used by anyone to understand network performance and metrics.

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Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:25:00 +0000
​Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus: This is how much your new smartphone costs to build The new smartphone model's 'much higher' costs are driven by its updated camera, but the screen remains the most expensive component.

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